Wal-Mart

Walmart Punishes Employees for Taking Sick Days, New Report Says

Walmart, the single largest employer in America with 2.3 million employees worldwide, has come under fire for its attendance policy.

Rachel Gillett

· 9 min read

Wal-Mart Completes Acquisition of Jet.com

Jet, with its ability to lower prices as customers add more items to their shopping carts, will help the world's largest retailer reach more customers, including millennials.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Entrepreneurs Are the Key to Success for Traditional Retailers

Macy's, Wal-Mart and Target should all consider structuring its websites like Amazon.

Carol Roth

· 4 min read

Why the Jet.com Acquisition Is Disappointing the NJ/NYC Tech Community

Had Jet grown into the company some hoped it would, New Jersey would have an anchor tenant that attracted other innovators.

Aaron Price

· 5 min read

Wal-Mart to Buy Jet.com for About $3.3 Billion

The deal would help Wal-Mart better compete with Amazon.com and other online retailers.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Wal-Mart in Talks to Buy Online Retailer Jet.com

It was not clear how much Wal-Mart would pay, but Jet.com could be worth as much as $3 billion.

Reuters

· 1 min read

Wal-Mart Offers 'Free Shipping With No Minimum' to Tackle Amazon's Prime Day

This is also part of Wal-Mart's broader strategy to strengthen its e-commerce business at a time when its online sales growth is slowing.

Reuters

· 2 min read

With Amazon in Sight, Wal-Mart to Offer Free Shipping for 30 Days

The company had announced a slew of programs, including online grocery pick up and a partnership with ride-hailing app Uber to deliver groceries as it looks to boost online sales.

Reuters

· 1 min read

Wal-Mart Rips Up China Online Strategy, Starts Again With Stake in Alibaba Rival

The deal will see the U.S. grocery giant swap its Yihaodian platform for a 5 percent stake in JD.com Inc., worth about $1.5 billion by the firm's latest market value.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Wal-Mart Wage Hike to $15 an Hour Would Cost it $4.95 Billion, Study Says

The world's largest retailer raised wages for its hourly workers to $10 per hour earlier this year, but labor groups have called the raise inadequate.

Reuters

· 2 min read

Wal-Mart Says Tech Investments, Such as Warehouse Drones, Will Boost Online Sales

Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon spoke about initiatives such as online grocery pick up, the retailer's two-day shipping program and its mobile wallet, Wal-Mart Pay.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Wal-Mart to Test Grocery Delivery With Uber, Lyft

The world's largest retailer said it would begin test deliveries within the next two weeks in Denver and Phoenix.

Reuters

· 2 min read